Wyatt Bourgeois

Graduate Fellow


Research Interests

Parental Incarceration
Prosecution and Sentencing
Disparate School Discipline Practices
Racial and Gender Disparities in Criminal Justice
Intersection of Forensic Science and Criminal Justice

Jennifer Wyatt Bourgeois is a Center for Justice Research graduate research fellow. Jennifer is currently in her fourth year of doctoral study in the Administration of Justice Department of the Barbara Jordan – Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern University, and previously assisted with the examination of predictive equity among risk assessment instruments. Jennifer holds a BS in Forensic Science from Baylor University, and a MS in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University.